A college friend of the local soda-jerk comes to town and lets it be known that he's looking for property on which to build a resort. When he buys some land and suddenly "discovers" there's oil underneath it--and generously offers to sell the townspeople shares in his newly found oil reserves--Dr. Christian suspects a swindle and sets out to prove it. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Edgar Kennedy
Live teleplay from CBS's "Studio One" program. Season 5 Episode 13 (22 December 1952) Features original Westinghouse promotions presented by Betty Furness. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Christmas, Studio One, Live Teleplay
BOX 13 “Adventure wanted -- will go anywhere, do anything -- Box 13.” The premise of the program was that Dan Holiday was an author who wrote mystery novels. To get ideas for his novels he placed an advertisement in a newspaper saying "Adventure wanted, will go anywhere, do anything, Box 13." The ads always brought fun adventures of all kinds: from racketeer's victim to psychotic killer looking for fun. Most of the episodes were based on Dan Holiday replying to a letter he... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, Box 13, Box Thirteen, OTRR -...
In this Game show, aired between July 2, 1953 and September 13, 1955, contestants had to identify people from their past. In a short time limit they had to "Place the face". Bill Cullen hosted. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Live TV, Kinescope, 1954, CBS, Bill Cullen, Game Show, Xavier Cugat
Episode of the Classic 50's TV series "The Eve Arden Show" called "Liza's Nightmare". Lasted a single season, although it wasn't too bad. ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, 50's, 50s, 1950's, 1950s, Fifties, Eve Arden, Television